Fishing

Pike croquettes served with homemade spicy dip

by Andrew Rochon | January 9, 2020

These crunchy pike bites are the ultimate party finger food. Not a fan of pike? Try them with walleye or perch.

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January 2020 solunar calendar

by Editorial Staff | January 2, 2020

The solunar calendar for January 2020 is now available! Get the dates and times when fish and wildlife will be most active this month.

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Cutting ice fishing holes doesn’t have to be hard

by Gord Ellis | December 27, 2019

Cutting holes is a job that every angler has to do, but with the right tools, it doesn’t have to be the hardest.

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Largest DNA fish survey launched

by Barney Moorhouse | December 17, 2019

The largest DNA fish survey ever attempted was launched at The Great Lakes Institute for Environmental Research (GLIER) at the University of Windsor earlier this month.

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2020 fishing regulations released

by Editorial Staff | December 17, 2019

The coming new year signals a new Ontario Recreational Fishing Regulations Summary as anglers head out on the frozen water for another ice-fishing season.

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Deadsticking more walleye

by Tim Allard | December 12, 2019

At least once every winter, a dead-stick rod saves my bacon and catches walleye uninterested in biting jigging lures. While soaking a minnow is a simple finesse approach, paying attention to details will boost success. Here is a rundown of the method.

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Hot ice fishing in the deep freeze near Manitouwadge

by James Smedley | December 10, 2019

James Smedley writes about great fishing during extreme cold temperatures, and the boreal generosity of an outfitter north of Manitouwadge.

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December 2019 solunar calendar

by Vanessa Stark | December 2, 2019

The solunar calendar for December 2019 is now available! Get the dates and times when fish and wildlife will be most active this month.

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Walleye still abundant in Lake Erie

by Jeff Helsdon | November 18, 2019

Initial trawling assessment results for 2019’s walleye hatch are the second highest on record, confirming Lake Erie’s continuing walleye abundance.